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BioNotebook: Post-Thanksgiving blues for Exelixis, Pozen; Burrill notes tripling of M&A deals in 2014

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Public companies often try to sneak their bad news into the evening hours following stock market closing time on the day before Thanksgiving – or on the eve of any major holiday, really – but Pozen and Exelixis waited until everyone came back to work from their turkey dinners and meals of endless leftovers to announce the loss of a major partner and a bad set of Phase III results.

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